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Exos X16, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro: Seagate introduces the first 16TB HDDs

Exos X16, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro: Seagate introduces the first 16TB HDDs

With the amount of data created, captured or replicated across the globe rising to 175 zettabytes by 2025, Seagate announces its 16TB hard drives, robust solutions for creative professionals. SSDs…

Samsung 970 EVO Plus:  new and faster 250GB NVMe SSD costs only $89.99

Samsung 970 EVO Plus: new and faster 250GB NVMe SSD costs only $89.99

If you want to move your OS to a faster SSD, the time to do so has arrived: Samsung just introduced its new 970 EVO Plus, and it’s a…

The new Colorful SL500 2TB SSD will have a competitive price

The new Colorful SL500 2TB SSD will have a competitive price

With the price per GB on SSDs coming down, companies want users to move from the actual combination of an SSD as boot drive with HDD for storage to a…

The best Christmas gift ideas for myself

The best Christmas gift ideas for myself

Most of the gift ideas published at this time of the year are about products to give someone else. This is a different list, with the gifts I decided to…

Seagate BarraCuda Pro, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro HDDs reach 14TB

Seagate BarraCuda Pro, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro HDDs reach 14TB

Whether you need to edit 8k video or transfer large files, Seagate has you covered in terms of speed… and space. Seagate now has 14TB hard-drives, to meet the…

ADATA: new portable HDDs with 5TB capacity

ADATA: new portable HDDs with 5TB capacity

In an era of 8K video content gigabytes seem a term of the past. That’s why ADATA created the 5 TB HV300 model. And the HD330, if you need…

ADATA ED600: an external hard drive enclosure to protect your HDD or SSD

ADATA ED600: an external hard drive enclosure to protect your HDD or SSD

With a rugged black outer casing the ADATA ED600  was designed to be able to protect your valuable data against dust and water, but is also shock resistant. ADATA is…

The 2018 guide to SSD and HDD portable drives

The 2018 guide to SSD and HDD portable drives

Portable solutions, many shock-resistant, announced in Las Vegas this year suggest the need to access or save data on the go is growing. We pick some of the SSD…

Access Apple’s APFS volumes on a Windows PC

Access Apple’s APFS volumes on a Windows PC

In an ideal world files would be files, but reality is different:  Apple’s APFS file system is not readable on Windows PC, using the utilities available. Now it is…

HDDs reach 14TB, glass platters will be the future

HDDs reach 14TB, glass platters will be the future

Designed for different needs, the new hard drives from Seagate and Western Digital confirm the growing data needs but also point to changes in technology. Glass platters may be inside…

Corsair Neutron moves SSDs into the fast lane

Corsair Neutron moves SSDs into the fast lane

The CORSAIR Neutron NX500 NVMe PCIe SSD AIC boasts performance up to five times faster than traditional SATA 3.0 SSDs, connecting to your system via an available PCI Express…

OWC’s affordable & portable fast media solutions

OWC’s affordable & portable fast media solutions

OWC (Other World Computing) has been my go-to source for all my Mac memory upgrades and external storage options for years. So I was pleased to take on the…